RE: Paper Negatives and Alt Process
Very interesting web site, Andrea! Thanks for sharing. I haven't read all
the articles yet but just quickly browsed through some of them. It looks
like you very much enjoy the testing process too.
And signal-to-noise ratio! You must be an engineer, correct? (I am one).
> -----Original Message-----
> From: Andrea Zalme [mailto:email@example.com]
> Sent: Saturday, December 01, 2007 2:41 PM
> To: firstname.lastname@example.org
> Subject: Paper Negatives and Alt Process
> Dear List,
> It has been a very long time since I last posted to the list,
> but the recent discussions concerning the use of paper
> negatives have prompted me to say Hi again. I am a carbon
> printer and have been using paper negatives in my own work
> for quite some time now. Examples of this work can been seen
> on my website http://www.andreazalme.com/
> Although not labeled as such, most of the images in the
> Gallery section and all of the test examples I have posted in
> the Articles section have been produced with paper negatives.
> These have been made with the Epson 3000, 5000, and 5500
> printers, using a variety of papers and pigments that I have
> been working with.
> Based on my own experience, I have found paper negatives to
> be a very economical alternative to the more expensive
> substrates that are available on the market. This is
> especially true when one is climbing the rather steep
> learning curves that are part and parcel of some of the alt processes.